[Project_owners] browser/tabbrowser and context menu

Neil Deakin enndeakin at sympatico.ca
Thu Mar 18 09:47:08 EST 2004

Attila Szabó wrote:

>Please somebody tell me how and when exactly the context menu is created
>for a browser/tabbrowser element. My problem is the following:
>When I run my plugin from within a mozilla browser I got my right-click
>menu all right, but if I run it from outside, by then comand 
>mozilla -chrome chrome://mid/content 
>I have no context menu at all. I've been  searching  for a solution, but
>  found nothing. 
>Can I "inherit" the content menu? have I got to write my own one?
The context menu in the browser in provided by an overlay 

Firefox would have something similar. It would be expected that you 
create your own in many cases.

/ Neil

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